Maryland

Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates 2020

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All industries

Western Maryland Workforce Region

 

Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Empl %RSE Mean wage Mean %RSE Entry wage Exp. wage 10th pct Median wage
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations19-000042010.4071,340
34.30
3.2643,923
21.12
85,048
40.89
38,873
18.69
66,869
32.15
Life Scientists19-1000407.7371,460
34.36
2.3748,144
23.15
83,118
39.96
44,992
21.63
65,389
31.44
Physical Scientists19-2000 51.4170,512
33.90
7.4248,077
23.11
81,729
39.29
42,668
20.51
60,132
28.91
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health19-2041100.0065,034
31.27
2.5748,741
23.43
73,181
35.18
41,738
20.07
61,411
29.52
Social Scientists and Related Workers19-300019018.9080,872
38.88
2.3253,509
25.73
94,554
45.46
49,879
23.98
78,956
37.96
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists19-303112030.7683,915
40.34
2.7556,316
27.08
97,714
46.98
54,536
26.22
81,234
39.05
Urban and Regional Planners19-30513021.0870,145
33.72
4.5447,932
23.04
81,251
39.06
40,694
19.56
64,716
31.11
Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other19-3099200.0075,056
36.08
3.7060,980
29.32
82,093
39.47
56,209
27.02
78,948
37.96
Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians19-40008014.2853,946
25.94
3.5540,555
19.50
60,641
29.15
37,250
17.91
51,118
24.58
Biological Technicians19-4021203.9943,364
20.85
2.4834,970
16.81
47,561
22.87
32,593
15.67
41,651
20.02
Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health19-40422019.6352,573
25.28
5.5740,694
19.56
58,513
28.13
38,995
18.75
47,186
22.69
Forensic Science Technicians19-40922031.5161,202
29.42
7.3747,410
22.79
68,098
32.74
44,653
21.47
55,935
26.89
Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other19-4099 52.0959,856
28.78
6.1948,154
23.15
65,707
31.59
44,814
21.55
58,619
28.18
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists and Technicians19-50008023.9166,937
32.18
7.1233,593
16.15
83,610
40.20
30,598
14.71
65,846
31.66
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists19-50116021.8165,975
31.72
7.8732,562
15.65
82,681
39.75
29,522
14.19
65,121
31.31
Occupational Health and Safety Technicians19-5012 53.9070,813
34.04
9.3650,437
24.25
81,001
38.94
46,533
22.37
66,958
32.19
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Maryland Department of Labor
Office of Workforce Information & Performance
Occupational Employment and Wage Statistics Program
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Last updated April 2021